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    • 21615-01
    • Immigration Law and Policy
    • Ahmad
    • Tue 12:35 PM-2:00 PM
      Mon 4:10 PM-5:35 PM
    • 3
    • -
    • open enrollment
    • exam required
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    Immigration Law and Policy (21615). 3 units. This course will survey the legal, historical, and political considerations that shape U.S. immigration law. The course will review the constitutional basis for regulation of immigration into the United States and the constitutional rights of noncitizens in the country; the structure of the immigration bureaucracy; immigration federalism; the statutory and administrative frameworks for admission and removal of noncitizens; administrative and judicial review; and habeas corpus in the immigration context. The course will touch briefly on refugee and asylum law as well as the intersections of immigration and national security law, and will examine a series of current issues such as immigration detention, enforcement, and the scope of executive power to enact administrative forms of relief from deportation. Enrollment capped at forty. Self-scheduled examination. M.I. Ahmad.

    Location: SLB - 128 (Tue)
    SLB - 128 (Mon)
    Grade mode: graded
    CRN: 23227
    Exam: 5/04/2015 - 5/14/2015
    Questions available online
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